Kenneth Robinson

Mr Kenneth Robinson

Rush ID: 8734

Details

Born:
19 March 1911
Died:
16 February 1996
Birth place:
U.K.
Gender:
Male
Ethnicity:
Unknown
Religion:
Unknown
Aristocratic connections:
false
Formative occupation:
Insurance broker
Election occupation:
Company director
Parentage:
Clarence Robinson, physician, of Warrington
Notes:
None
Knighthood/Dame:
False
HighestOffice:
Cabinet minister
Who's Who volume:
4

References

Rush ID:
8734
MNIS ID:
Not set
Wikidata Entity ID:
Q6390638
Parliament ID:
Not set

Name changes

  1. ROBINSON, Kenneth (1911-1996)

Constituencies

  1. St Pancras North

    Party: Labour
    Year of election: 1949*
    Date of election: 10 March 1949
    Nature of election: By-election
    Nature of service: First entry
    Year of exit: 1970
    Date of exit: 18 June 1970
    Party: Labour
    Nature of exit: Retirement
    Sponsorship: None known
    Constituency connections: Direct
    Notes: None

Ministerial offices

  1. Assistant Whip 1950-1951

  2. Opposition/other party Whip 1951-1954

  3. Minister of Health 1964-1968

  4. Minister for Planning and Land 1968-1969

Schools

  1. Oundle

Marriages

  1. Edwards, Helen Elizabeth

    Year: 1941

Parties

  1. Labour Party member

Political organisations

  1. Co-operative movement member

Local governments

  1. St Pancras Borough Council

    member

    1945-1959

Trade unions

  1. Clerical and Administrative Workers' Union member